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CARTA OnDemand Application


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Thank you for your interest in CARTA OnDemand, an on-demand transportation service for seniors and individuals with disabilities traveling to and from specified medical facilities throughout the designated CARTA area. 

This online application (below) is for senior riders (55 years and older) as well as current Tel-A-Ride customers. If you are a current Tel-A-Ride customer, regardless of age, you are already approved and eligible, but will still need to submit an application to receive your OnDemand confirmation. If you have a disability or mobility impairment, you must apply through CARTA’s Tel-a-Ride application process.

Please note that in addition to submitting this electronic application, you must also email a photo or scan of an official photo ID to publiccomment@bcdcog.com to start the review process for your application.

If you would prefer to send us a printed application with a scanned copy of your official photo ID*, follow these steps:

  1. Print the application
  2. Complete the application
  3. Mail the application and a scanned copy of your photo ID to: 5790 Casper Padgett Way, North Charleston 29406

* Examples of an official photo ID: State Driver’s License, State Issued ID Card, Military ID, Passport or Passport Card

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Transit App

Download “Transit” and travel like a true Charlestonian.

Available in the App Store and on Google Play, “Transit” offers numerous features to help you easily navigate around Charleston.

Bus Route: See vehicle locations in real time, find nearby stops, and receive stop announcements.

Service Alerts: Keep on top of schedule changes, stop relocations and other unexpected surprises.

Favorites: Always take the same bus? Move it to the top of the list by adding it to your favorites.

Timetables: View the full schedule for a route and set alarms to remind you to leave.

Countdowns: Get real-time predictions based on data from the transit agency.

“Go”: Get step-by-step transit directions and notifications about when to leave for your trip and when to get off the bus.

Plan a trip!: Compare trips side by side with your preferred transport modes selected.

View Transit 101

Download TransitApp from Google Play Store
Download TransitApp from Apple Store